Kuwait

October 20, 2000

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Bilateral trade between Denmark and Kuwait rose 29 percent during the first six months of 2000, compared to the same period in 1999, to $45 million, according to Danish commercial attache Kuwait.

October 19, 2000

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A Kuwaiti criminal court has sentenced two Pakistanis to death for trafficking in heroin.

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Kuwait banned imports of livestock from the UAE after finding several infected animals of African origin among cattle re-exported from the UAE.

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Iran and Kuwait signed an agreement Wednesday to expand trade cooperation. The agreement would make it possible for Iran’s businessmen to use Kuwait's

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Kuwaiti oil officials and Hyundai Engineering & Construction executives denied on October 18th that the South Korean company had lost out on a $326.5 million project to build a new oil export pier in

October 18, 2000

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Kuwait's liberal information minister, Saad bin Teflah al-Ajmi, who has been the target of repeated criticism by Islamist MPs for his media policy, re

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Domestic political divisions in Kuwait are focused more upon the legislative process than on the nature of the policy itself. Parliament and the government must soon agree on a more balanced legislati

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Kuwait’s new energy policy is consistent with the government’s overall plan of privatizing state-owned enterprises and economic liberalization. Other recent measures in this direction include a decree

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Kuwait’s Oil Minister resigned in late June, following an explosion at this Gulf state’s main oil refinery that killed five people. Sheikh Saud Nasser al-Sabah, a member of the ruling family, denied a

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Indicators:  1997  1998  1999  GDP real growth rate (%)  2.5  0.5  0.9  Inflation (%)  0.66  0.15  0.9  Total Exports (US$bn)  14.3  8.44  12.18  Total Imports (US$bn)  7.8  7.69  6.60  Trade Balance

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<b>Date:</b> Oct 18 - Oct 27, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Kuwait International Fairs Ground, Hall No 2, Kuwait <b>Specifics:</b> Conference specializing in showcasing watches and the watch industry.

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<b>Date:</b> Oct 18 - Oct 27, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Kuwait International Fairs Ground, Hall No 7, Kuwait <b>Specifics:</b> <b>Coordination by:</b> Kuwait International Fair Co. <b>Contact:</b

October 17, 2000

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Kuwait's Oil Minister Sheikh Saud Nasser al-Sabah has said world demand for oil will rise by 25 million barrels per day (bpd) to hit 100 million bpd b

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Kuwait's Oil Minister Sheikh Saud Nasser al-Sabah has said the current oil price is highly inflated because of the turmoil in the Middle East, a newspaper reported on Monday.

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Kuwait's Oil Minister Sheikh Saud Nasser al-Sabah has said world demand for oil will rise by 25 million barrels per day (bpd) to hit 100 million bpd by 2010, a newspaper reported on Tuesday.